Who was Edward Payson?

Edward Payson (1783-1827) was ordained at Portland Maine in 1807. Payson had completed twenty years in his Portland pulpit when he died in October 1827.

“Edward Payson entered deeply into the love of Christ, and reflected it to an eminent degree.” Ian Murray

“Among the preachers of previous eras, Edward Payson stands tall. His profound meditations on God’s Word gave his preaching and writing an unction that can lead men and women to be taken up more and more with the glorious being that is the triune God.” Michael Haykin

Legacy of a Legend: Spiritual Treasure from the Heart of Edward Payson, introduction by Iain Murray (link to amazon used books, copy available for $1.95)

The Memoirs of Edward Payson by Asa Cummings (link to google books electronic version)

The Complete Works of Edward Payson Link to Cumberland Valley Bible Book Store (www.cvbbs.com) who sell Sprinkle publications.


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